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1Title:  Herbert Morton papers, 1929-1951 Requires cookie*
 Accession:  24 
 Creator:  Morton, Herbert 
 Abstract:  Herbert Morton, an Englishman, collected heavily for Henry Ford in the creation of the Edison Institute (now known as The Henry Ford). The papers are comprised primarily of correspondence and telegrams relating to Morton's role as agent in acquiring engine and other items in England. 
 Subjects:  Morton, Herbert Frederick, 1890-1966 | Ford, Henry, 1863-1947 | Henry Ford (Organization) | Steam-engines. | Collectors and collecting. 
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2Title:  Mechanical and Electrical Power Collection, 1785-1940 Requires cookie*
 Accession:  2005.0.32.0 
 Creator:  Henry Ford (Organization). Benson Ford Research Center 
 Abstract:  An assembled collection containing a variety of material relating to mechanical and electrical power, the collection is divided into four series: Electrical Power, Internal Combustion Power, Steam Power, and Other Power Sources. Included are manuscript materials, newspaper and professional trade journal clippings, original trade literature, technical drawings, a few ephemera items, and photographic prints. The Electrical Power series is the largest series with 140 electric power suppliers and electrical equipment manufacturers represented. 
 Subjects:  Boilers | Electric batteries | Electrical engineering | Electric generators | Electric power | Electric lighting, Incandescent | Electric power systems | Electricity | Electric railroad trains. | Engines | Internal combustion engines | Motors | Power-plants | Power (Mechanics) | Power transmission | Steam power plants | Ford, Henry, 1863-1947 | Campsall, Frank Charles, 1884-1946 | Humberstone, James, 1909- | Morton, Herbert Frederick, 1890-1966 | Smith, Fred | Edison Electric Light Company | Edison General Electric Company | Ford Motor Company | General Electric Company | Henry Ford (Organization) | Menlo Park Laboratory | Technical drawings | Blueprints (Reprographic copies) | Clippings (Information artifacts) | Patents | Photographs | Trade catalogs 
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3Title:  Henry and Clara Ford Financial Records series, 1912-1946 (bulk 1919-1942) Requires cookie*
 Accession:  254 
 Creator:  Ford, Henry, 1863-1947 
 Abstract:  The Henry and Clara Ford Financial records series is made up of various financial records documenting Henry and Clara's personal finances and Henry's non-Ford activities. 
 Subjects:  Ford, Henry, 1863-1947 | Ford, Clara Bryant, 1866-1950 | Campsall, Frank Charles, 1884-1946 | Ford, Henry, 1863-1947--Employees | Ford, Henry, 1863-1947--Homes and haunts | Liebold, Ernest Gustav, 188401956 | Morton, Herbert Frederick, 1890-1966 | Thompson, Leslie J. | Waddell, H.R. | Cotswold Cottage (Dearborn, Mich.) | Dearborn Country Club (Dearborn, Mich.) | Dearborn Realty and Construction Company | Dearborn Water Works | Detroit, Toledo, and Ironton Railroad | Edison Institute Schools | Ford Hawaiians | Ford Motor Company | Ford Motor Company--Employees | Ford Motor Company. Office of Henry Ford. | Ford Village Industries | Henry Ford (Organization). Henry Ford Museum | Henry Ford & Son, Inc. | Henry Ford Construction Department | Henry Ford Farms | Sialia (Ship) | Valley Farms, Inc. | Fair Lane (Dearborn, Mich.) | Wayside Inn (Sudbury, Mass.) | Antiques | Automobile industry and trade | Buildings--Michigan--Dearborn | Historic buildings | Historic sites--Conservation and restoration | Industrialists--Michigan--Dearborn | Dearborn (Mich.) | Richmond Hill (Ga.) | Fort Myers (Fla.) | Bank statements | Financial records | Ledgers | Microforms 
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